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5:55 PM ET, October 28, 2016


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New York Times:
New Emails in Clinton Case Came From Devices Once Used by Anthony Weiner  —  WASHINGTON — Emails from Hillary Clinton's private server were found after the F.B.I. seized electronic devices once shared by Anthony D. Weiner and his estranged wife, Huma Abedin, a top aide to Mrs. Clinton, federal law enforcement officials said Friday.
Rosalind S. Helderman / Washington Post:
Computer seized in Weiner probe prompts FBI to take new steps in Clinton email inquiry … Newly discovered emails found on a computer seized during an investigation of disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner have prompted the FBI to make new inquiries related to Hillary Clinton's private email server …
NBC News:
FBI Says It Will Investigate New Hillary Clinton Emails  —  The FBI is reviewing a new batch of Hillary Clinton emails, bureau director James Comey said in a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Friday.  —  “In connection with an unrelated case, the FBI has learned of the existence …
Theodore Schleifer / CNN:
FBI reviewing new emails in Clinton probe  —  (CNN)FBI Director James Comey said Friday the bureau is reviewing new emails related to Hillary Clinton's time as secretary of state, according to a letter sent to eight congressional committee chairmen, a surprise development with 11 days until the election.
Meghan Keneally / ABC News:
FBI Reopening Clinton Email Investigation  —  FBI Director James Comey released a statement today saying that the FBI is going to continue the previously closed investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails from her time as secretary of state.  —  “In connection with an unrelated case …
WHY FBI DIRECTOR MADE CLINTON EMAIL ANNOUNCEMENT NOW  —  Why did FBI Director James Comey shock Washington on Friday with an announcement that the FBI “has learned of the existence of emails” related to Hillary Clinton's private email server, and what does it mean?  —  The truth is Comey didn't have a choice.
Discussion: Computerworld, WIS-TV and Politicus USA
Ian Millhiser / ThinkProgress:
What the FBI Director's letter about the Clinton emails really says  —  It's a good idea to read the letter before you report on it.  —  Oy.  —  As of this writing, all three cable news networks are in a frenzy.  FBI Director James Comey just sent a letter to Republican congressional …
Podesta calls on FBI's Comey to release ‘full details’ of new evidence in Clinton email probe  —  Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman John Podesta on Friday called on FBI Director James Comey to immediately release more details about the new evidence it is reviewing as part of its probe …
Mallory Shelbourne / The Hill:
Clinton silent on FBI news at rally  —  Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton  —  was silent on the news that the FBI will review new documents related to the investigation into her private email server Friday, staying clear of the topic at her first campaign stop after the story broke.
Julian Hattem / The Hill:
FBI under pressure to provide more details
Discussion: Hot Air, Raw Story and Business Insider
Ben Kamisar / The Hill:
Speaker Ryan: Clinton's classified briefings should be suspended
Discussion: RedState
Bloomberg:   FBI Reopens Clinton E-Mail Probe Less Than 2 Weeks Before Vote
Madeline Conway / Politico:
FBI reviewing new evidence in Clinton email probe
Katie Bo Williams / The Hill:
October surprise: FBI opens new Clinton email investigation
Everett Rosenfeld / CNBC:
FBI probing new Clinton emails
Ariane de Vogue / CNN:
Supreme Court takes up transgender school bathroom case  —  Washington (CNN)The Supreme Court agreed on Friday to take up a case concerning a transgender high school student in Virginia who is seeking to use the boys' bathroom at school.  —  The case, which should be heard this term …
Discussion: RedState
Robert Barnes / Washington Post:
Supreme Court takes up school bathroom rules for transgender students
Chris Geidner / BuzzFeed:
Supreme Court To Hear Critical Challenge Over Transgender Rights
Gavin Grimm / Washington Post:
I'm transgender and can't use the student bathroom. The Supreme Court could change that.
The Cook Political Report:
New Electoral College Ratings: Texas and North Carolina Shift in Clinton's Favor  —  Less than two weeks before the election, Trump continues to struggle to lock down traditionally Republican states — even Texas and Utah — and lags behind Clinton in key battleground states he would need to win.
Discussion: The Moderate Voice
Greg Sargent / Washington Post:
Americans are tuning out Trump's ugly lies. This new poll proves it.
Discussion: Politico and
Arjun Kharpal / CNBC:
Trump will win the election and is more popular than Obama in 2008, AI system finds  —  Trump on course to win the election, AI system finds  —  The polls that put Hillary Clinton ahead Donald Trump are wrong... that's according to an AI system that's managed to predict the last three presidential elections correctly.
Edward-Isaac Dovere / Politico:
Clinton eyes Biden for secretary of state  —  Joe Biden is at the top of the internal short list Hillary Clinton's transition team is preparing for her pick to be secretary of state, a source familiar with the planning tells POLITICO.  —  This would be the first major Cabinet candidate …
Facebook Lets Advertisers Exclude Users by Race  —  Imagine if, during the Jim Crow era, a newspaper offered advertisers the option of placing ads only in copies that went to white readers.  —  That's basically what Facebook is doing nowadays.  —  The ubiquitous social network …
Theodore Schleifer / CNN:
Donald Trump isn't opening his checkbook to save his campaign  —  Trump: I'm ready to go over $100 million in campaign  — With only 11 days remaining, it is likely too late to spend tens of millions of dollars more wisely, experts say  —  (CNN)If Donald Trump were to honor his pledge …
Tim Hains / RealClearPolitics:
Bernstein: FBI Would Not Reopen Case Unless New Evidence Was “A Real Bombshell”  —  Watergate journalist Carl Bernstein comments on the FBI's shocking Friday afternoon announcement that they are reopening the investigation into Hilary Clinton's email server because new evidence has come to light.
Edna Gunderson / Telegraph:
World exclusive: Bob Dylan - I'll be at the Nobel Prize ceremony... if I can  —  “Isn't that something...?”  Bob Dylan isn't exactly making a big deal out of being awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.  But at least the 1960s trailblazer is finally acknowledging his becoming the first musician …
Discussion: Althouse
Emily Hill / Spectator:
‘The woman is a disaster!’:  Camille Paglia on Hillary Clinton … Talking to Camille Paglia is like approaching a machine gun: madness to stick your head up and ask a question, unless you want your brain blown apart by the answer, but a visceral delight to watch as she obliterates every subject in sight.
Discussion: Washington Times and Breitbart
Jordan Fabian / The Hill:
Biden: No interest in serving in Clinton's Cabinet  —  Vice President Biden says he is not interested in serving as secretary of State under Hillary Clinton  —  if she wins the White House.  —  “I'll do anything I can if Hillary's elected to help her, but I don't want to remain in the administration …
Peter W. Stevenson / Washington Post:
Professor who's predicted 30 years of presidential elections correctly is doubling down on a Trump win  —  Last month, the man who's tried to turn vote prediction into a science predicted a Trump win.  —  Allan J. Lichtman, distinguished professor of history at American University …
Discussion: Mediaite and The Daily Caller
David Brooks / New York Times:
The Conservative Intellectual Crisis  —  I feel very lucky to have entered the conservative movement when I did, back in the 1980s and 1990s.  I was working at National Review, The Washington Times, The Wall Street Journal's editorial page.  The role models in front of us were people like Bill Buckley …
Discussion: Vox and
Arizona Republic:
Donald Trump Jr. comes to aid of Arizona motorist … As he was driving through Mesa from one campaign event to another on Thursday, the oldest son of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made an unexpected stop to help a stuck driver.  —  “We were on our way from a rally …
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Ken Kurson / The New York Observer:
2006 Audio Emerges of Hillary Clinton Proposing Rigging Palestine Election
Discussion: The Week
Adam Kredo / Washington Free Beacon:
Congress: Attorney General Lynch ‘Pleads Fifth’ on Secret Iran ‘Ransom’ Payments
Discussion: Breitbart and WND
Eugene Scott / CNN:
Eric Garner's daughter blasts Clinton campaign after WikiLeaks emails
Andrew Kaczynski / CNN:
Trump takes aim at Ohio governor John Kasich: He's ‘not gotten over’ his primary defeat
Discussion: Politico
Joe Concha / The Hill:
Levin: Megyn Kelly ‘auditioning’ to leave Fox News
Discussion: RedState
MaryAlice Parks / ABC News:
GOP Senator Mark Kirk Apologizes After Jab at Opponent's Asian Heritage
Discussion: Slate, The Hill and Politico
Brendan O'Brien / Reuters:
Federal judge blocks two abortion laws in Alabama
Discussion: Rewire
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Ashley Cullins / Hollywood Reporter:
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The Huffington Post:
Trump's Campaign Might Not be Winning, But His Hotels Sure Are
New York Post:
Bill and Hillary's sleazy road to riches
Julia Ioffe / Politico:
‘We Are in for a Pretty Long Civil War’
Discussion: Hullabaloo and New York Magazine